A nautical term that has led to some other words which were then modified in meaning in an interesting way.advice-boat‘A boat employed to bring intelligence,’ J.; a dispatch-boat; called also shortly an advice. See ADVICE 8, 9, and ADVISO.
There have been 103 game-ending hits in the post-season since 1903. Notice (on the left upper corner of the chart) that 2 have been by the visiting team compared to the 101 by the home team. First question: How is that possible to have the visting team have a game-ending hit? Second (and harder) question: … Continue reading Baseball Trivia Time!
It's a bit late to start making predictions for the divisional series (how much of a risk is it to guess the Rockies will manage to win another game?), but I do have predictions for the rest of the post-season. D'backs v. Rockies: D'backs in 6 Indians v. Red Sox: Indians in 7 D'backs v. … Continue reading Post season thoughts